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This printable supports Common Core ELA Standards CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.4, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.5, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.7, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.8

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Writing Review (Grade 8)

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Writing Review

1. 
Coherence in writing is...
  1. being aware of the length of essay
  2. being the best writer at Seminole
  3. writing like a professional
  4. staying on topic
2. 
To pass this class you will need to study. To pass this class you will need to work. To pass this class you will need to give all that you got!

This is an example of...
  1. repetition
  2. understatement
  3. emotional appeal
  4. appeal to authority
3. 
Which is NOT a type of persuasive technique?
  1. Analogy
  2. Cause and Effect
  3. Alliteration
  4. Hyperbole
4. 
If you loved your class, you would bring your book everyday!


This is an example of ...
  1. Analogy
  2. Appeal to Reason
  3. Understatement
  4. Emotional Appeal
5. 
This type of writing seeks to inform, explain, clarify, define, or instruct.
  1. Creative
  2. Expository
  3. Narrative
  4. Persuasive
6. 
Where would you look to find more information on the history of baseball?
  1. The sports section of a newspaper
  2. A popular news magazine
  3. An article on how baseball first started
  4. An autobiography (when someone writes a story about their own life) of a baseball player
7. 
You can conclude a persuasive essay with which of the following?
  1. Your final argument
  2. A restatement of your thesis
  3. A summary of your main points
  4. All of the above
8. 
A five paragraph essay where a student argues that people should recycle and not litter is designed to...
  1. entertain
  2. inform
  3. persuade
  4. create suspense
9. 
When you revise a persuasive essay, you should make certain that the language you have used....
  1. is objective
  2. expresses anger
  3. is emotionally appealing
  4. is full of big, imporssive words
10. 
Which on of the following types of evidence is LEAST important in a persuasive essay?
  1. Facts
  2. Your friends' opinions
  3. The opinions of experts
  4. Statistics

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